Distribution of School Teachers* in Palestine by Supervising Authority, Region and Governorate, for Scholastic Years 2011/2012-2020/2021

  

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Supervising Authority\Region and Governorate

Scholastic Year

2012/2011 2013/2012 2014/2013

2015/2014

2016/2015

2017/2016

2018/2017

2019/2018

2020/2019

2021/2020

All authorities                    
Palestine 52,331 52,688 53,883 53,822 55,159 55,322 56,668 57,084 58,470 59,098
West Bank 33,610 33,876 33,898 34,145 35,051 35,654 36,190 36,804 37,574 38,386
Jenin 4,093 4,079 4,084 4,043 4,128 4,212 4,241 4,301 4,363 4,537
Tubas & Northern Valleys 699 715 740 752 774 764 772 780 802 823
Tulkarm 2,319 2,296 2,280 2,296 2,324 2,348 2,342 2,342 2,373 2,382
Nablus 4,624 4,716 4,708 4,765 4,835 4,881 4,962 5,013 5,143 5,337
Qalqiliya 1,416 1,449 1,389 1,441 1,464 1,482 1,498 1,511 1,521 1,557
Salfit 997 975 992 986 1,017 1,041 1,110 1,078 1,092 1,145
Ramallah & Al-Bireh 4,302 4,373 4,451 4,474 4,588 4,647 4,724 4,854 4,969 5,039
Jericho & Al Aghwar 581 606 565 586 601 621 653 654 644 682
Jerusalem** 3,731 3,720 3,722 3,770 3,921 4,032 3,896 4,050 4,378 4,383
Bethlehem 2,798 2,785 2,773 2,725 2,825 2,838 2,889 2,957 2,864 2,846
Hebron 8,050 8,163 8,195 8,307 8,575 8,788 9,103 9,264 9,425 9,655
Gaza Strip 18,721 18,812 19,985 19,676 20,108 19,668 20,478 20,280 20,896 20,712
North Gaza 3,275 3,253 3,346 3,227 3,330 3,194 3,439 3,396 3,434 3,421
Gaza 6,969 6,854 7,427 7,168 7,376 7,233 7,534 7,481 7,750 7,605
Dier al Balah 2,746 2,768 2,746 2,915 2,928 2,757 2,839 2,758 2,871 2,878
Khan Yunis 3,562 3,707 3,888 3,921 4,013 3,959 4,124 4,138 4,271 4,283
Rafah 2,169 2,230 2,578 2,445 2,461 2,525 2,542 2,508 2,569 2,525
Government                    
Palestine 36,553 36,763 37,735 37,076 37,904 38,262 39,027 39,715 40,333 41,123
West Bank 26,603 26,714 26,602 26,710 27,298 27,711 28,195 28,669 29,245 29,880
Jenin 3,720 3,699 3,680 3,650 3,742 3,784 3,838 3,875 3,960 4,008
Tubas & Northern Valleys 635 649 642 653 671 691 700 719 740 749
Tulkarm 2,117 2,113 2,082 2,079 2,102 2,118 2,127 2,141 2,176 2,172
Nablus 3,793 3,866 3,809 3,821 3,864 3,900 3,930 3,968 4,055 4,216
Qalqiliya 1,295 1,308 1,271 1,288 1,319 1,334 1,347 1,362 1,381 1,401
Salfit 960 941 954 947 977 1,001 1,042 1,025 1,049 1,106
Ramallah & Al-Bireh 3,027 3,027 3,023 3,017 3,065 3,103 3,117 3,231 3,319 3,460
Jericho & Al Aghwar 333 339 327 342 342 340 363 350 365 374
Jerusalem** 1,686 1,698 1,697 1,761 1,764 1,791 1,785 1,823 1,871 1,885
Bethlehem 1,943 1,908 1,921 1,887 1,947 1,974 1,983 2,057 1,986 1,984
Hebron 7,093 7,167 7,197 7,265 7,505 7,674 7,963 8,119 8,343 8,525
Gaza Strip 9,950 10,049 11,133 10,365 10,606 10,551 10,832 11,046 11,088 11,243
North Gaza 1,758 1,714 1,722 1,647 1,691 1,617 1,797 1,810 1,784 1,873
Gaza 4,267 4,133 4,707 4,297 4,439 4,400 4,531 4,673 4,741 4,697
Dier al Balah 1,057 1,090 1,115 1,138 1,140 1,140 1,072 1,043 1,064 1,107
Khan Yunis 1,964 2,129 2,293 2,208 2,264 2,244 2,328 2,399 2,381 2,457
Rafah 905 983 1,297 1,076 1,072 1,151 1,104 1,121 1,118 1,109
UNRWA                    
Palestine 9,907 9,760 9,812 10,017 10,151 10,042 10,363 9,990 10,301 10,042
West Bank 2,117 2,059 2,023 1,993 1,983 1,912 1,902 1,731 1,659 1,715
Jenin 174 174 173 168 163 152 160 144 130 138
Tubas & Northern Valleys 59 64 95 94 97 66 64 52 52 57
Tulkarm 142 131 134 136 132 131 128 109 101 112
Nablus 356 349 337 337 333 299 311 276 280 289
Qalqiliya 83 80 76 83 78 75 75 70 66 66
Salfit - - - - - - - - - -
Ramallah & Al-Bireh 274 266 271 275 277 263 265 233 214 220
Jericho & Al Aghwar 165 161 121 116 123 147 141 141 123 124
Jerusalem** 304 281 282 268 258 246 235 221 213 207
Bethlehem 164 157 147 138 143 143 142 122 119 121
Hebron 397 398 387 379 379 391 383 366 362 382
Gaza Strip 7,789 7,701 7,790 8,024 8,168 8,130 8,461 8,259 8,642 8,327
North Gaza 1,435 1,448 1,512 1,487 1,514 1,518 1,538 1,525 1,577 1,497
Gaza 2,057 2,025 2,040 2,089 2,147 2,206 2,227 2,163 2,241 2,123
Dier al Balah 1,607 1,598 1,552 1,626 1,632 1,527 1,675 1,624 1,695 1,662
Khan Yunis 1,458 1,418 1,438 1,513 1,550 1,548 1,621 1,598 1,718 1,668
Rafah 1,232 1,213 1,248 1,309 1,325 1,332 1,400 1,350 1,411 1,377
Private                    
Palestine 5,871 6,165 6,335 6,729 7,104 7,018 7,278 7,379 7,837 7,933
West Bank 4,890 5,103 5,272 5,441 5,770 6,032 6,093 6,404 6,670 6,791
Jenin 199 206 231 226 222 276 244 282 273 392
Tubas & Northern Valleys 5 2 3 5 6 7 9 10 10 17
Tulkarm 61 53 64 81 90 99 87 92 96 98
Nablus 475 502 562 607 637 682 721 770 808 833
Qalqiliya 38 61 43 70 67 73 77 79 74 90
Salfit 37 34 38 39 40 40 68 53 43 39
Ramallah & Al-Bireh 1,002 1,079 1,158 1,181 1,246 1,281 1,342 1,391 1,436 1,360
Jericho & Al Aghwar 83 106 117 128 137 134 149 163 156 184
Jerusalem** 1,741 1,742 1,742 1,742 1,899 1,995 1,877 2,007 2,294 2,291
Bethlehem 691 720 705 700 735 721 764 778 759 741
Hebron 560 598 610 663 691 724 757 779 721 748
Gaza Strip 981 1,063 1,063 1,288 1,334 986 1,185 976 1,167 1,142
North Gaza 82 92 113 93 125 59 104 61 73 51
Gaza 645 697 681 782 790 627 776 645 768 785
Dier al Balah 83 80 79 152 156 91 92 91 112 109
Khan Yunis 140 160 157 200 199 167 175 141 173 158
Rafah 32 34 33 61 64 42 38 37 41 39

Teacher: a person with specialized qualification that is responsible for teaching students at an educational institution.
*: These data do not necessarily represent the governorate teachers, as there are teachers come from other governorates, it represents the teachers in the governorate schools and not the governorate teachers in the schools.
**: Do not include the Israeli Municipality and Culture Committee Schools in Jerusalem
(-) means nill
Source: Ministry of Education, 2022. Data base of education survey for the scholastic years 2011/2012-2020/2021. Ramallah-Palestine